She’s Got Drive: Black Women talk about Success and how they achieved it.
Episode 70: Self Care Principles and Boundaries - Cecliia Nelson Hurt shares her Self Care Practices whilst undertaking Equity work. Principles we can all Do.

Episode 70: Self Care Principles and Boundaries - Cecliia Nelson Hurt shares her Self Care Practices whilst undertaking Equity work. Principles we can all Do.

August 23, 2019

This week in the guest chair we have part 2 with Cecilia Nelson-Hurt Assistant Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion for L’Oréal USA.  Cecilia is responsible for shaping diversity efforts through innovative initiatives that underscore the company’s commitment to  to “build the standard in making beauty inclusive,” Cecilia works with leadership across divisions and departments at the company to educate and promote diversity processes and procedures to positively impact organizational effectiveness and employee engagement.  

Prior to joining L’Oréal, Cecilia served as Vice President, University Relations for JPMorgan Chase. where sh managed campus recruitment,  diversity relationships as well as financial endowments across four Historically Black Colleges and Universities on behalf of the bank. 

Cecilia is an Advisory Board Member of Black Women of Influence, a sisterhood of highly accomplished women who have each been recognized as Trailblazing, Influential Black Women in Business. And is a avid knitter. 

We talk about what happens when we take on equality work in a community, what it is like to have these challenging conversation and how do we engage without sacrificing ourself?  We talk self care principles that we can all live by when we are taking on equity. 

 

When we want to believe in ourselves and create the life we want we sometimes need help.  I have created this 4 Step Goal Keeper for you. Download it here shirleymcalpine.com/goalkeeper  to create and plan your life

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Episode 69: Cecilia Nelson Hurts shares How She is Accepting her Gifts (PART 1)

Episode 69: Cecilia Nelson Hurts shares How She is Accepting her Gifts (PART 1)

August 16, 2019

This week in the guest chair we have Cecilia Nelson-Hurt Assistant Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion for L’Oréal USA. This is Part 1 of my interview with Cecilia who  is responsible for shaping diversity efforts through innovative initiatives that underscore the company’s commitment to  to “build the standard in making beauty inclusive,” Cecilia works with leadership across divisions and departments at the company to educate and promote diversity processes and procedures to positively impact organizational effectiveness and employee engagement.  

Prior to joining L’Oréal, Cecilia served as Vice President, University Relations for JPMorgan Chase. where sh managed campus recruitment,  diversity relationships as well as financial endowments across four Historically Black Colleges and Universities on behalf of the bank. 

Cecilia is an Advisory Board Member of Black Women of Influence, a sisterhood of highly accomplished women who have each been recognized as Trailblazing, Influential Black Women in Business. And is a avid knitter. 

We talk about what is it like to lean into a talent you have, being of service and developing  a relationship with someone you dated 30 years prior at high school. 

 

When we want to believe in ourselves and create the life we want we sometimes need help.  I have created this 4 Step Goal Keeper for you. Download it here shirleymcalpine.com/goalkeeper  to create and plan your life

 

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Episode 68: Whats Been Driving Me this Week- August is a bridge to rocking the rest of  2019

Episode 68: Whats Been Driving Me this Week- August is a bridge to rocking the rest of 2019

August 9, 2019

Welcome to another edition of to She’s Got Drive : Whats been driving me this week!! It's a SGD short.  

Where each week I share with you what is the main thing that is occupying my mind, energy, time and spirit. The thing that is inspiring me that is ‘giving me life’ or the thing that might be driving me crazy. I share with you what I am doing about it and the strategies that I am using to guiding me in all parts of my life. if you want to find out how I take on a change in my own life - well actually a transformation then you are in the right place. 

This week I talk about August being a bridge month to recharge and plan for accomplishing those 2019 goals. 

When we want to believe in ourselves and create the life we want we sometimes need help.  I have created this 4 Step Goal Keeper for you. Download it here shirleymcalpine.com/goalkeeper  to create and plan your life

 

If you loved the show please REVIEW it here on iTunes: http://shirleymcalpine.com/itunes

 

SHE'S GOT DRIVE is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by awesome female band Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield

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Episode 67: Whats Been Driving Me this Week - Managing My Mind

Episode 67: Whats Been Driving Me this Week - Managing My Mind

July 26, 2019

Welcome to another edition of to She’s Got Drive : Whats been driving me this week!! It's a SGD short.  

Where each week I share with you what is the main thing that is occupying my mind, energy, time and spirit. The thing that is inspiring me that is ‘giving me life’ or the thing that might be driving me crazy. I share with you what I am doing about it and the strategies that I am using to guiding me in all parts of my life. if you want to find out how I take on a change in my own life - well actually a transformation then you are in the right place. 

This week I talk how we go beyond those negative thoughts that we have. You know those ones that stop us! 

 

 

When we want to believe in ourselves and create the life we want we sometimes need help.  I have created this 4 Step Goal Keeper for you. Download it here shirleymcalpine.com/goalkeeper  to create and plan your life

 

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SHE'S GOT DRIVE is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by awesome female band Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield

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Episode 66: Build Your Opportunities - Find Out How Kristin Fraser Dressed Beyonce

Episode 66: Build Your Opportunities - Find Out How Kristin Fraser Dressed Beyonce

July 19, 2019

On this weeks episode in the guest chair is Kristin Fraser, CEO and Creative Director of Trèfle Designs designer. I met and spoke to her at Essence Fest Fashion House.

n 2008, designer Kristin Frazer birthed her company focused on swimwear for women. After a few years she created  a kids swimwear line and a  new resort-wear collection for women She has had  write-ups in local, regional and international magazines such as Marie Claire, Ebony and Essence,   International celebrity singers like Beyoncé as well as Beyonce’s daughter Blue Ivy has worn her designs. She is the epitome of entrepreneurial spirit - find out why. 

https://www.trefledesigns.com

https://www.otterbox.com/en-us/kristin-frazer.html

When we want to believe in ourselves and create the life we want we sometimes need help.  I have created this 4 Step Goal Keeper for you. Download it here shirleymcalpine.com/goalkeeper  to create and plan your life

 

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SHE'S GOT DRIVE is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by awesome female band Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield

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Episode 65: What’s Been Driving Me this Week: I’m Celebrating All things Black Girl Magic at Essence Fest  25

Episode 65: What’s Been Driving Me this Week: I’m Celebrating All things Black Girl Magic at Essence Fest 25

July 13, 2019

Welcome to  the second sole edition of to She’s Got Drive : Whats been driving me this week!! Its like a SGD short.  

Where each week I share with you what is the main thing that is occupying my mind, energy, time and spirit. The thing that is inspiring me that is ‘giving me life’ or the thing that might be driving me crazy. I share with you what I am doing about it and the strategies that I am using to guiding me in all parts of my life. if you want to find out how I take on a change in my own life - well actually a transformation then you are in the right place. 

This week I talk about my experience of Essence Festival 25,  and some of my takeaways and lessons  that we can apply in our own life. I was in New Orleans last weekend and it was so wonderful - hear why. 

Mentioned in this episode:

Essence Fest

Let Love Have the Last Word by Common

Color of Change

 Studio 189

April Walker - Walkerwear 

Misa Hylton 

 

When we want to believe in ourselves and create the life we want we sometimes need help.  I have created this 4 Step Goal Keeper for you. Download it here shirleymcalpine.com/goalkeeper  to create and plan your life

 

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SHE'S GOT DRIVE is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by awesome female band Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield

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Episode 64: Whats Driving Me this Week: Making Fitness Fit.

Episode 64: Whats Driving Me this Week: Making Fitness Fit.

July 1, 2019

Welcome to  the first sole edition of to She’s Got Drive : Whats been driving me this week!! Its like a SGD short.  

Where each week I share with you what is the main thing that is occupying my mind, energy, time and spirit. The thing that is inspiring me that is ‘giving me life’ or the thing that might be driving me crazy. I share with you what I am doing about it and the strategies that I am using to guiding me in all parts of my life. if you want to find out how I take on a change in my own life - well actually a transformation then you are in the right place. 

This week find out how I am having Fitness Fit 

Do you want some help with starting your fitness program.  I have created this 4 Step Goal Keeper for you. Download it here shirleymcalpine.com/goalkeeper  to create and plan your life

 

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SHE'S GOT DRIVE is produced by Cassandra Voltolina and music by awesome female band Blonde. Artwork by Natasha Merrifield

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EPISODE 63: Tribute to Mum - One Year On.

EPISODE 63: Tribute to Mum - One Year On.

June 28, 2019

A year since Mum passed this is for her, and to her.   

This week we also repost  the wonderful Dawanna Williams Founder and Managing Principal of Dabar Development Partners sitting in the guest chair . One of only a handful of black females owning a commercial development business in the NYC area. An experienced real estate development and investment firm focused on developing distinctive real estate properties primarily in New York City.  Dawanna Williams has over 20 years of experience in the real estate industry. Prior to founding her company  in 2003, Ms. Williams worked as a commercial real estate lawyer, spending most of her career at international law firm, Sidley Austin LLP - yes the same as the Obamas! From 1994 to 2003, Ms. Williams represented major developers, international governing authorities, investment banks, institutional lenders, and private equity investors in connection with a wide range of high-profile real estate transactions. During this period, those projects involved millions of spatial square feet and over $1 billion in transaction value.

In this episode discover  

  • James Weldon Johnson & Maya Angelou adaptation - Glory of the Day was in her Face
  • ‘What is driving me’ this week…
  • The song that kept me going 
  • Dawanna’s love of real estate since she was so young - you will be amazed
  • Her powerful definition of success i will give you new insights for your success 
  • Her beginnings as a real estate lawyer 
  • How personal crisis can lead to a higher calling 
  • What social housing can be when Dawanna is at the helm 
  • ‘A courageous moment’- on the show to inspire you to your own moments of bravery 

Connect with Dawanna: https://www.dabardevelopment.com/about

Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/dawannawilliams/?hl=en

Thank you again Martin Sapp Ministries for allowing me to play “Never would have Made it”  from the Thirst album.   Stop what you are doing and download the song  now and his books on his websitehttp://marvinsapp.com/shop-now/ and  iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/never-would-have-made-it/258502925?i=258503371

 

I plan my life and work my plan - thats been how I have become successful in my life. Thats why I have created this 4 Step Goal Keeper for you. Download it here shirleymcalpine.com/goalkeeper  to create and plan your life

 

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Episode 62: ‘Never Quit on Yourself’ says Asha Castelberry, Combat Veteran & National Security Expert.

Episode 62: ‘Never Quit on Yourself’ says Asha Castelberry, Combat Veteran & National Security Expert.

June 21, 2019

This Week we have combat veteran, national Security and foreign policy expert Asha Castleberry. This unique and courageous black woman has served in Kuwait and Iraq, and is now one of a handful of black women called on to speak about defense policy, national security and veteran affairs. She also writes about how Women veterans can build their civilian life after leaving active service. 

Asha  is a professor in Fordham University's Political Science Department and a fellow at Foreign Policy Interrupted. She is also a member of the Truman National Security Project's Defense Council. Asha serves on the Board of Advisors of America’s Impact, Veterans 4 Diplomacy, and Women Veterans and Families Network. Asha was was chosen as one the Diplomatic Courier’s Top 99 Under 33 Foreign Policy Leaders.

I hope you enjoyed this episode-  Listen and let me know your favorite moment and send it to me @@shirleymcalpine_

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I plan my life and work my plan - thats been how I have become successful in my life. Thats why I have created this 4 Step Goal Keeper for you. Download it here shirleymcalpine.com/goalkeeper  to create and plan your life

 

If you loved the show please REVIEW it here on iTunes: http://shirleymcalpine.com/itunes

 

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EPISODE 61 : “What Good is Having Beautiful Things if You Have No Peace in Your Heart?’  says Reverend Itang Young

EPISODE 61 : “What Good is Having Beautiful Things if You Have No Peace in Your Heart?’ says Reverend Itang Young

June 7, 2019

It is not everyday that you get to speak to a Reverend who is a Black Woman and I am so happy to be bringing you Reverend Itang H. Young  who is one of the most prolific and eloquent preachers of the gospel in this generation. Itang  currently serves as the Assistant Minister for Youth at The Abyssinian Baptist Church in the City of New York. And has dedicated much of her time and talents towards advocating for women and girls in marginalized communities. 

This former Miss Black Houston used her public platform to advocate for the holistic development and educational equality for young women and girls in communities of color. And now she spends every day making an difference in the lives of many.  

Itang drops some gems I am so happy you are going to spend some time with her too. 

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